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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A showman's horse covered with gaudy trappings.


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  • Slim looked much like the other fellows come to watch the rodeo, dressed in newish jeans and shirt, polished boots, with a modestly-sized oval buckle on his belt and his Sunday hat atop his head. His wife, on the other hand, was all gussied up like a jibby-horse.

    March 16, 2013